Inner child Quotes SMS Collection

Everybodys 12 years old in an apple

Everybody’s 12 years old in an apple orchard.  ~Rachael Ray, Rachael Ray Show, while making autumn stew, original airdate 11 October 2007TPV

A child who does not play is

A child who does not play is not a child, but the man who does not play has lost forever the child who lived

O men grown sick with toil and

O men, grown sick with toil and care, Leave for awhile the crowded mart; O women, sinking with despair, Weary of limb and faint

Each man carries within him the soul

Each man carries within him the soul of a poet who died young.  ~Sainte-Beuve, Portraits littéraires, 1862LCD

In every real man a child is

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.  ~Friedrich Nietzsche

The great man is he who does

The great man is he who does not lose his child’s-heart.  ~Mencius, Book IVch2, FW

Man is most nearly himself when he

Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.  ~Heraclitus

Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of

Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with its apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed

There are children playing in the streets

There are children playing in the streets who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception

I want to giggle myself sleep each

I want to giggle myself to sleep each night and jump on the fluffy, comforting pillows of faith.  ~Terri Guillemets

One must ask children and birds how

One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.  ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, quoted in Johann Peter Eckermann, Gespräche mit Goethe; RC;

I wish didnt know now what then

I wish I didn’t know now what I didn’t know then.  ~Bob Seger, "Against the Wind"

He who can no longer pause to

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.  ~Albert EinsteinGCLE

The playing adult steps sideward into another

The playing adult steps sideward into another reality; the playing child advances forward to new stages of mastery.  ~Erik H. Erikson

Grown ups love figures when you tell them

Grown-ups love figures.  When you tell them that you have made a new friend, they never ask you any questions about essential matters.  They

Children ask better questions than adults 34may

Children ask better questions than adults.  "May I have a cookie?" "Why is the sky blue?" and "What does a cow say?" are far

So like a forgotten fire childhood can

So, like a forgotten fire, a childhood can always flare up again within us.  ~Gaston Bachelard

To speak truly few adult persons can

To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature.  Most persons do not see the sun.  At least they have a very superficial seeing. 

Think what a better world it would

Think what a better world it would be if we all – the whole world – had cookies and milk about three o?clock every

The opposite of play is not work

The opposite of play is not work.  It’s depression.  ~Brian Sutton-Smith (play theorist, b.1924)

If you want to be creative stay

If you want to be creative, stay in part a child, with the creativity and invention that characterizes children before they are deformed by

A childs world is fresh and new

A child’s world is fresh and new and beautiful, full of wonder and excitement.  It is our misfortune that for most of us that

When childhood dies its corpses are called

When childhood dies, its corpses are called adults and they enter society, one of the politer names of hell.  That is why we dread

Maybe we should develop a crayola bomb

Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon.  A happiness weapon.  A beauty bomb.  And every time a crisis developed,

Adults are obsolete children dr seuss

Adults are obsolete children.  ~Dr. Seuss

The end of childhood is when things

The end of childhood is when things cease to astonish us.  When the world seems familiar, when one has got used to existence, one